Learning & Outreach

art materials and postcards

Discover More

Don’t worry if you can’t make a visit just yet you can still explore the history of Chippenham with our free resources available to download below.

Inspired by the Chippenham postcards in our online exhibition (visit here), create your own postcard to send to a loved one.  Share your postcards with us on social media, we can’t wait to see what you create!

Learn about postcards

Why did we start to send postcards? Did they always look the same? Find out with our Postcards from the Past video.

Get your postcard ready!

Print our template here  or create your own.

outline of a postcard

What view will you draw?

Bring your pictures to life with our video guide to drawing buildings and landscapes in perspective.

What will you say?

Shhh… find out how to write secret messages to your friends and family with our video.

Postcard Puzzles

Try all 6 of our Chippenham postcard puzzles here